Western Harbour Historical Cruise and Karuah Oyster & Timber Festival

Join Moonshadow-TQC and John ‘Stinker’ Clarke on board MV Spirit of Port as we delve into the remarkable history of the Western Harbour of Port Stephens enroute to the Karuah Oyster & Timber Festival at Longworth Park.

Enjoy approximately 2 hours at the festival which will have an array of activities including woodchopping, oyster eating competition and vintage car display.

Wander through the market stalls and enjoy a bite to eat for lunch* from a selection of food vendors or Karuah RSL.

Enjoy complimentary morning tea of tea, coffee and biscuits as John ‘Stinker’ Clarke gives passengers an insight to the challenges facing the Oyster growing industry over the years, hear the stories behind Tahlee House, the Bible College, Pindimar, Fame Cove and North Arm Cove.

A truly unique and fascinating exploration of the Western Harbour of Port Stephens.

What to bring -

  • Comfortable casual clothing & footwear.
  • Sunglasses, hat & sun cream is recommended.
  • Camera.
  • Dress warmer for winter months.

Optional – bring a picnic lunch to have in the park.

Download the brochure.

*Lunch at own expense

BOOK TICKETS to secure a spot !!


Moonshadow - TQC Cruises

d'Albora Marinas, Teramby Road, Nelson Bay and Cruise Passenger Wharf Victoria Parade, Nelson Bay